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Bird's eye view, Minot, N.D.
Bird's eye view, Minot, N.D.
TitleBird's eye view, Minot, N.D.
Date of Original1925-07-25
DescriptionA view of a portion of the town from an elevated position. The immediate neighborhood appears primarily residential, however there is a smokestack at center. There is a church steeple at left and a water tower at right in the distance. The town stretches out into the background.
Ordering Information
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
City & Town Life
Subject (LCTGM)Smokestacks
Bird's-eye views
Residential streets
Wooden buildings
Water towers
Subject (LCSH)Building, Brick
LocationMinot (N.D.)
Item NumberB0756-73
Format of OriginalPhotographic postcards
Publisher of OriginalCrescent Photo Co. (Minneapolis, Minn.)
Place of PublicationMinneapolis (Minn.)
Transcription"H310 Bird's Eye View, Minot, N.D."--Handwritten on front of postcard.
"July 25, 1925. Dear Father I guess I'll write you a card as we are gone to Iowa after the nite. How are you all? I am fine. This climate agrees with me. It is nice and warm yesterday and today. Fern there [illegible] me all went to Mayburn fair yesterday had a good time. I'll [illegible] with Love From Clara G. Mr. August [illegible], Williamsburg, Iowa. U.S."--Handwritten on back of postcard.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Relation[Is Part Of] North Dakota History textbook materials
Biography/HistoryMinot was founded in 1886 and became the seat of Ward County in 1888.
Bibliographic ReferenceWick, Douglas A. North Dakota Place Names. Sweetgrass Communications, Bismarck, ND: 1989. 130.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0756-73)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshB0756-73
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